Tarry Name Meaning

English: variant of Terry 1.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

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Tarry Family Origin

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Tarry Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    26%
  • Farm Laborer

    15%
  • Laborer On Farm

    14%
  • Keeping House

    6%

In 1880, Farmer, Farm Laborer and Laborer On Farm were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Tarry. A less common occupation for the Tarry family was Keeping House. The most common Tarry occupation in the USA was Farmer. 26% of Tarry's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Tarry | Data not to scale

Tarry Historical Records

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Tarry Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1949 and 2004, Tarry life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 1966. The average life expectancy for Tarry in 1949 was 46, and 59 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Tarry

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